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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why did Dan start playing basketball?
(a) He was fast.
(b) He was not good at art.
(c) He was tall.
(d) He wasn't very bright.
2. At the party at Rose of Sharon's house, what gift did Zippy get?
(a) Shoes made from Cool Whip containters.
(b) Candles made with milk cartons.
(c) A hat knitted from yarn.
(d) A purse made out of a plastic butter bowl.
3. What happened when David Lee was wrestling and threw Zippy?
(a) He broke her knee.
(b) He dislocated her arm.
(c) He twisted her back.
(d) Zippy fell on her head and had a concussion.
4. What was a Christmas disappointment for Zippy as far as gifts were concerned?
(a) The year she got a bike.
(b) The year she got the game of Life.
(c) The year she got the piano.
(d) The year she got a car.
5. After the fall on the way to her brother's house, what did Zippy have embedded in the heel of her foot?
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Zippy feel about her brother?
2. What instrument did Zippy want to play in the band?
3. What did Mildred do when she heard that smoking was bad for her health?
4. What did Dana steal from Zippy?
5. Where did Zippy go to the drive-in movies?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Zippy view cleaning and parenting?
2. Why did Robert Frost's poem mean so much to Zippy?
3. What was Dana's life like at home?
4. What was Sissy's idea of a good Christian and what did Zippy decide to do to become one?
5. How did Zippy describe the doorknobs in her parent's bedroom getting stuck together?
6. What was the ultimate reason Zippy did not get the presents she wanted for Christmas?
7. Describe the Jarvis's Christmas tree? What does it indicate about their family?
8. What happened to Zippy's grandmother's house? How was it moved? How does the fact that it is on a graveyard affect the story and image of Zippy's grandmother?
9. What does the love of crafts say about the time period that Zippy grew up in?
10. What were Zippy's thoughts about a single moment?
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